Equestrian portrait of a Sikh chief (later inscription: Raja Balbir Singh)

Indian, Pahari
third quarter of the 19th century


Object Place: Nainsukh family working in the Plains, Punjab Plains, India

Dimensions

Overall: 37 x 28.6 cm (14 9/16 x 11 1/4 in.) Image: 23.5 x 15.4 cm (9 1/4 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.59

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Obverse: at bottom of image, G: persian: Raja Balbir Singh.

Provenance

Cost Rs. 75.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection